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The latest reviews of our concerts and recordings

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Concert reviews: 23 September 2017

On Saturday 23 September we launched our 2017/18 concert season at Southbank Centre with a concert performance of Enescu's Oedipe, led by Principal Conductor and Artistic Advisor Vladimir Jurowski. You can read the full cast list here.

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Glyndebourne 2017: Ariadne auf Naxos reviews

Read our round-up of reviews for Glyndebourne's production of Strauss's Ariadne auf Naxos, which we're performing in until 27 July. 

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Glyndebourne 2017: Hamlet reviews

Reviews are in for the world premiere production of Brett Dean's new opera Hamlet, which we're performing in at Glyndebourne until Thursday 6 July. 

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Concert reviews: Sukanya

Reviews are in for our tour of Ravi Shankar's only opera Sukanya! Premiered at Curve Leicester on Friday 12 May, followed by performances at The Lowry, Salford, Birmingham's Symphony Hall, and Southbank Centre in London. Read the reviews here:

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Concert reviews: 28 April 2017

On Friday 28 April, conductor John Mauceri led the Orchestra in a performance of Bach, Hindemith, Wagner, and Strauss's Four Last Songs with soloist Angel Blue. 

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Concert reviews: 26 April 2017

On Wednesday 26 April, conductor Marek Janowski led the Orchestra in a performance of Wagner's Overture to The Flying Dutchman, Wotan's Farewell and Magic Fire Music from Act III of Die Walküre (with soloist Egils Silins), and Bruckner's Symphony No. 7. 

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Concert reviews: 8 April 2017

On Saturday 8 April, Vladimir Jurowski led the LPO with London Philharmonic Choir, London Symphony Chorus, Tiffin Boys Choir, the Choir of Clare College, Cambridge, and eight soloists in a performance of Tallis's Spem in Alium and Mahler's Symphony No. 8. The soloists were Judith Howarth, Anne Schwanewilms, Sofia Fomina, Michaela Selinger, Patricia Bardon, Barry Banks, Stephen Gadd, and Matthew Rose.

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